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NCTC PH. Det China Lake
WELCOME ABOARD CHINA LAKE:

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"HOME OF NAVY BLASTING AND THE PRIDE OF MILITARY WELL DRILLING"

CHECK IN PROCEDURES:
Upon arrival to China Lake Naval Air Weapons Station (NAWS), go through the main gate and drive throught the traffic circle as if you were still going straight. Look for the second street on your left (Hussey Road). At the third driveway take a right into the China Lake Visitors Quarters parking lot. Your room will already be reserved in your name prior to arrival if we knew you were coming. The Visitor Quarters staff will give you an information sheet with all the command telephone numbers and where to go for your first day of the course. On most occasions, we meet in front of the Visitors Quarters office at 7 a.m. Monday morning (Tuesday mornings if the Monday is a holiday). The first day of the couse we will take care of pay issues, additional check-in procedures and any personal needs you may need for your stay in China Lake.

AIRPORT DIRECTIONS:
Inyokern, Calif. Airport (IYK airport code) INYOKERN, CA AIRPORT (IYK AIRPORT CODE) is the preferred airport to arrive at China Lake. From the airport, take a left on Inyokern Road (HWY 178) and drive approximately 11 miles to NAWS China Lake.
From Los Angeles, Burbank or Ontario airports, please visit our links page and click on “How to get to China Lake”.

DRIVING DIRECTIONS:
Please call the Water Well Drilling or Blasting Office so we may help you with directions. Telephone numbers are located on our Contacts page.